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Legal Manager

  • Location: Bangkok
  • Salary: THB1200000.00 - THB1800000.00 per month per month
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Human Resources
  • Function: Legal
  • Contact: Andrew Thompson
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 June 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -052023-479372

Argyll Scott is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Legal Manager to join a dynamic team at a new B2B pharmaceutical company in Thailand. As the Legal Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing all legal matters, ensuring compliance with relevant Thai laws and regulations. The ideal candidate will possess a strong background in Thai corporate law, contract drafting and negotiation. Experience in the ecommerce industry and knowledge of the local business landscape are highly desirable. If you are a proactive, detail-oriented individual with excellent communication and problem-solving skills, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.


  • Legal Compliance: Ensure compliance with all applicable Thai laws, regulations, and industry standards in the healthcare and technology sectors.
  • Contract Negotiation: Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of contracts, including vendor agreements, licensing agreements, and customer contracts, in compliance with Thai laws and regulations.
  • Risk Assessment: Identify legal risks specific to the Thai market and provide advice on potential legal issues, ensuring proactive risk management and mitigation strategies.
  • Legal Research: Stay up-to-date with changes in Thai laws, regulations, and industry trends affecting the health tech sector, and provide guidance to internal stakeholders accordingly.
  • Compliance Programs: Develop and implement compliance programs and policies specific to Thai legal requirements to ensure adherence to local legal and ethical standards.
  • Litigation Management: Coordinate and manage external counsel in litigations and disputes in Thailand, as necessary.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Collaborate with internal teams, including sales, marketing, product development, and finance, to provide legal guidance and support in various business initiatives, while considering Thai legal considerations.
  • External Stakeholder Management: Manage relationships with external legal advisors, regulatory bodies, and Thai government agencies as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in Law or a related field from a recognized Thai university.
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience in Thai corporate law, contract negotiation, and legal compliance.
  • Previous experience (around one year) working in an ecommerce firm or online platform in Thailand is highly desirable.
  • In-depth knowledge of Thai healthcare, technology, and ecommerce industries, including relevant Thai laws and regulations.
  • Excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills in both English and Thai languages.
  • Proven ability to analyze complex legal issues within the Thai context, provide practical advice, and develop effective solutions.
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Adaptable and resourceful, with a proactive and problem-solving mindset.

If you are a highly motivated legal professional looking to make a significant impact in a dynamic new company in Thailand, we encourage you to apply. Join our client's team and contribute to the development of innovative solutions that improve healthcare delivery and transform the industry in Thailand.

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.